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updated: 5/23/2013 12:48 PM

2 more arrests in London attack investigation

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  • Britain's Ministry of Defense said the soldier killed was Lee Rigby, of 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. Rigby, a 25-year-old with a 2-year-old son joined the army in 2006 and was posted first to Cyprus and later served in Afghanistan and Germany. He took up a recruiting post with the military in London in 2011.

      Britain's Ministry of Defense said the soldier killed was Lee Rigby, of 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. Rigby, a 25-year-old with a 2-year-old son joined the army in 2006 and was posted first to Cyprus and later served in Afghanistan and Germany. He took up a recruiting post with the military in London in 2011.
    Associated Press

  • Police officers lay down floral tributes handed to them by members of the public at the scene of a terror attack in Woolwich, southeast London, Thursday, May 23, 2013. The British government's emergency committee met Thursday after two attackers killed a man in a daylight attack in London that raised fears terrorism had returned to the capital.

      Police officers lay down floral tributes handed to them by members of the public at the scene of a terror attack in Woolwich, southeast London, Thursday, May 23, 2013. The British government's emergency committee met Thursday after two attackers killed a man in a daylight attack in London that raised fears terrorism had returned to the capital.
    Associated Press

 
Associated Press

British police say two more people have been arrested by officers investigating the hacking death of a u.k. soldier in london. scotland yard said counterterrorism officers arrested a man and a woman -- both 29 -- on thursday on suspicion of conspiracy to murder. both suspects are in custody at a south london police station.

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